The Extensions Specialists Well End, SL8 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Well End, SL8 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Well End
Most extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of